Poster Abstract Session:
50. HAIs in Children
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C

Tracks: Pediatric ID


Central line-associated blood stream infection rates and compliance with bundle strategies in Pediatric ICUs
Jeffrey Edwards, MD, MA, MAS ; Hangsheng Liu, PhD, MS, B.Med ; Carolyn Herzig, MS ; Monika Pogorzelska-Maziarz, PhD, MPH ; Philip Zachariah, MD ; E. Yoko Furuya, MD, MS ; Andrew Dick, PhD ; Patricia Stone, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA
  • IDweek PICU poster.pdf (756.8 kB)

  • 290
    Beyond the Bundle: Decreasing Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections in a Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
    Patricia Kieffer, RN, BSN, CIC ; Alexis Elward, MD, MPH ; Avihu Z. Gazit, M.D. ; Kym Galbraith, RN, BSN ; Kathleen Gase, MPH, CIC ; Hilary M. Babcock, MD, MPH ; Raya Khoury, MPH

    Primary blood stream infections in an outbreak in a neonatal Intensive care unit in Guatemala, 2012-2013
    Preetha Iyengar, MD ; Eileen C. Farnon, MD ; Chris Bernart, MHS, PA-C ; Fernanda Lessa, MD ; Katherine Ellingson, PhD ; Aleida Roldan ; Joe Bryan, MD
  • PIyengar.pdf (3.3 MB)

  • 292
    Increasing ESBL Infections in Children- an Emerging Pediatric Challenge?
    Jasjit Singh, MD ; Delma Nieves, MD ; Negar Ashouri, MD ; Wendi Gornick, MS, CIC

    Measuring Prevalence and Incidence of Antimicrobial Resistance in Endotracheal Isolates of 9 Intensive Care Units
    Elise Fortin, PhD(c) ; Milagros Gonzales, MSc ; Robert W Platt, PhD ; Patricia Fontela, MD PhD ; David L Buckeridge, MD PhD ; Philippe Ovetchkine, MD MSc ; Caroline Quach, MD MSc

    Targeted replacement of uropathogens with probiotic Nissle 1917
    Elizabeth Lucas, MD ; Birong Li ; Sheryl Justice, PhD

    Spinal Instrumentation infections in Children and Adolescents
    Beth D'amico, M.D ; Connie Poe-Kochert, N.P ; Mary Ann O'riordan, Ph.D ; Susan Conte, R.N ; George H Thompson, M.D ; Blanca E Gonzalez, M.D
  • 41427# IDW2013 poster .pdf (362.0 kB)

  • 296
    Optimum Frequency of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Surveillance Screening in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
    Nizar Maraqa, MD ; Sarah Wheeler, ARNP, MPH ; Christine Bailey, BSN, MSH ; Ryan Butterfield, MPH ; Dale Kraemer, PhD ; Mobeen Rathore, MD

    Epidemiology of Pediatric Healthcare-Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Use in U.S. Acute Care Hospitals
    Susan N. Hocevar, MD ; Scott Fridkin, MD ; Jonathan R. Edwards, MStat ; Joelle Nadle, MPH ; Sarah Jackson Janelle, MPH ; Richard Rodriguez, MPH ; Susan M. Ray, MD ; Katherine Richards, MPH ; Ruth Lynfield, MD ; Deborah Thompson, MD, MSPh ; Ghinwa Dumyati, MD, FSHEA ; Zintars G. Beldavs, MS ; Marion a. Kainer, MBBS, MPH ; Shelley S. Magill, MD, PhD
  • 297_IDWEEK_3.pdf (564.4 kB)

  • 298
    Comparison of hospital charges associated with healthcare-associated infections in neonatal intensive care units
    Meghan Murray, MPH ; Yu-Hui Ferng, MPA ; Sameer Patel, MD, MPH ; Luis Alba, BS ; Frederick Mis, PhD ; Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE ; Susan E. Coffin, MD, MPH ; Kateri Leckerman, MS ; Priya Prasad, MPH ; David Paul, MD ; Kelly Gray, BSN, RN ; Patricia DeLaMora, MD ; Jeffrey Perlman, MB ChB ; Haomiao Jia, PhD ; Sherry Glied, PhD ; Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA

    Compliance with Bundle Strategies to Reduce Central Line-associated Blood Stream Infections in Neonatal Intensive Care Units in the United States
    Philip Zachariah, MD ; E. Yoko Furuya, MD, MS ; Jeffrey Edwards, MD, MA, MAS ; Andrew Dick, PhD ; Hangsheng Liu, PhD, MS, B.Med ; Carolyn Herzig, MS ; Monika Pogorzelska-Maziarz, PhD, MPH ; Patricia Stone, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA
  • 299_IDWPOSTER.pdf (7.8 MB)

  • 300
    Rising Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Infections in Hospitalized Children in the United States
    Daniel Adams, MD ; Matthew Eberly, MD ; Anthony Goudie, PhD ; Cade Nylund, MD

    Characterization of Isolates Obtained from Pediatric Patients in Canadian Hospitals:  Results from the CANWARD Study 2007-2012
    Lorine Pelly, MD ; Sergio Fanella, MD ; Heather J. Adam, PhD ; Melanie Baxter, MSc ; James Karlowsky, PhD ; Joanne Embree, MD ; Daryl Hoban, PhD ; George Zhanel, PhD
  • 301_IDWPoster_Pelly.pdf (238.5 kB)
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